What to do during August in Barcelona? We tell you all about it!

Summer brings with it a wide and varied program of activities to enjoy with family or friends. The August agenda is wide and very entertaining. Take note and plan ahead!

July 27th 2023
María Castillo
What to do during August in Barcelona? We tell you all about it!

Whether you're in Barcelona or you're back from vacation, August plans in the capital are very lively and entertaining. From aTemporal we leave you a complete planning of the main activities of this month to make August the most entertaining month of the year.
1.- Gracia Festival: The Gracia Festival is one of the most important cultural events in the city. Every year the main streets of Gracia dress up as a party based on a specific theme; it can be a country, an animal, a festival, among others. This year the Fiestas de Gracia will be held from August 15 to 21. To learn more details about this spectacular panorama go to the following link: https://www.festamajordegracia.cat/#content

2.- Attend some of the CandleLight Summer concerts: this series of concerts returns this summer to give us evenings full of music and romance. They are held in several towns and cities of Catalonia and its main objective is to pay tribute to the great milestones of music on stages illuminated by candlelight, can there be anything more romantic than this? If you are interested in attending we invite you to visit this link with more details and information about the concerts: https://feverup.com/es/barcelona/candlelight-summer?utm_content=candlelight-costa-verano&utm_source=barcelonasecreta&utm_medium=post&utm_term=cta1&page=2

3.- Attend the Banksy Museum and see more than 130 works of street art: all the creativity, magic and art of this famous British artist are permanently exhibited in the Bansky museum in the heart of Barcelona. For more information and to buy tickets you can go to the following link: https://feverup.com/m/92406?utm_content=mejores-planes-de-agosto&utm_source=barcelonasecreta&utm_medium=post&utm_term=cta3&utm_campaign=92406_bcn

4.- Go to the Showcooking with Rodrigo de la Calle: If you like culinary experiences, without a doubt, this event is for you. Come and enjoy a private showcooking at Virens Barcelona, where the renowned Michelin star chef, Rodrigo de la Calle, will explain live while you enjoy each of his most iconic dishes. More information and reservations at the following link: https://www.virensbarcelona.com/es/showcooking

5.- Attend the summer nights organized by CaixaFórum: these summer nights consist of a diverse proposal for all audiences: monologues, concerts, shows and much more. During each night, you can also visit and enjoy the exhibitions for free, from 7.30 pm to 11 pm. Book your tickets at the following link: https://caixaforum.org/es/barcelona/noches-de-verano

6.-Brunch in the Park: the Elektronic Brunch celebrates its renowned festival this year in three days that will take place from 11 to 13 August. Two in the Parc del Fòrum and one in the Joan Brossa Gardens in Montjuïc. The line-up features renowned DJs such as Jeff Mills, Marco Carola, Nina Kraviz, Carl Cox and Underworld, and pop groups such as Hot Chip and Playback Maracas. To buy your tickets go to the following link: https://barcelona.brunchelectronik.com/

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